Explore benefits of funding and collaboration at the Small Business Innovation workshop

Learn how your business can benefit from SBIR/ STTR funding and how to collaborate with UAB programs and partners.
Written by: Maegan Royal
Media contact: Tyler Greer

InnovationJoomlaJoin the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business along with the Bill L. Harbert Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science for a Small Business Innovation workshop on Monday, June 24.

Guests will learn how their businesses can benefit from Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Technology Transfer funding and how to collaborate with UAB’s programs and partners.

This workshop will feature Lili M. Portilla, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences SBIR/STTR Program Director, and a SBIR/STTR Partner Panel.  

SBIR/STTR programs enable small businesses to partake in research and development that has the potential for commercialization and public benefit. 

The schedule of events include:

9 a.m. -11 a.m.: Workshop with Lili M. Portilla
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.: SBIR/ STTR Partner Panel
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.: Office Hours

This event will be held at the UAB Collat School of Business, 710 13th St. S, room 102. Registration is free and open to the public. Reserve your spot at  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/small-business-innovation-tickets-61180139444.